Latino Affairs

Wright State honors 2013 graduate with shoe collection

Melissa Ortiz-Bebbington '13 with her husband, Greg. Amigos Latinos Student Association has organized a shoe drive in her honor.

“Melissa’s Steps” shoe drive is collecting new and gently used shoes for men, women and children at El Puente Learning Center in Dayton and the East Dayton Community Center. Continue reading

Wright State to host third annual Amigos Latinos Gala

Wright State to host third annual Amigos Latinos Gala

Funds raised at the Amigos Latinos Gala on April 22 will support Latino-based scholarships at Wright State and El Puente Learning Center in Dayton. Continue reading

Minding their business

Wright State accounting students using talents to assist not-for-profits as part of class project
Susan Lightle, professor of accountancy, meets with Master of Accountancy students during a recent class. (Photo by Erin Pence)

Wright State accounting students use talents to assist local not-for-profits as part of a class project. Continue reading

Potluck no more: Raidersgiving expected to draw largest crowd, needs your support

The first annual Raidersgiving will be held Thursday, Nov. 22, at the Forrest Lane Community Center from noon to 2 p.m.

It may have started small, but now it’s gotten big and Raidersgiving needs your help. Continue reading

Walking his own path

Wright State student Roberto Clemente may share a name with his famous relative, but his story is much more than baseball
Walking his own path

Although Wright State student Roberto Clemente is related to the Hall of Fame outfielder of the same name, his story is about much more than baseball. Continue reading

TEDxDayton to feature many Wright State faculty, alumni

TEDxDayton2014 to have Wright State flavor

A number of Wright State faculty and alumni will participate in the third annual TEDxDayton on Oct. 16. Continue reading

The ripple effect of Tony Ortiz

Tony Ortiz

Excerpt In the little town of Cuomo, Puerto Rico, Dr. Tony Ortiz was the third of 13 kids raised by parents whose work ethic, faith, and love for their children produced a tight-knit family. With added guidance and support from … Continue reading

Wright State hosts Math Boot Camp for middle and high school students

Camper working on a problem

Middle and high school students have come to Wright State to better their science, technology, engineering, mathematics and medicine skills. Continue reading